Guidebook Updates for Denmark

When we learn of critical changes to the information in our guidebooks on Denmark, we post them here. (Of course, it’s still smart to reconfirm critical transportation and sightseeing details locally.) Armed with a Rick Steves guidebook and these late-breaking updates, you’re set for a great trip!

Ærø

Ærøskøbing

  • The Bed and Beer Guest House has been renovated and is now called the På Torvet apartments (Db-750 kr, 200-kr linen and cleaning fee, free Wi-Fi, Torvet 7, tel. 62 52 40 50, info@paatorvet.dk).
  • The Villa Blomberg hostel near Ærøskøbing has closed.
  • Toldbodhus B&B has closed.
  • Ærø Isen ice cream shop has closed.
  • The Spar Market on Torvet Square has closed.

Copenhagen

Jutland

Aarhus

  • The town’s tourist information office is no longer open to the public, but still offers information online at www.visitaarhus.com.
  • The Moesgård Museum (prehistory) has reopened in its brand-new building at Moesgård Allé 15 in Højbjerg (take bus #18 from Park Allé near Town Hall).
  • The Scandic Plaza Aarhus Hotel has new owners and a new name: The Mayor Hotel (hotel@themayor.dk; its telephone number is unchanged).

Jelling

  • Train travelers headed to Jelling from Copenhagen or Aarhus must transfer in Vejle, which is connected to Jelling by hourly trains (direction: Herning) and bus #211.
  • Kongernes Jelling Museum is closed until summer 2015.

Odense